Information We Collect
In order to ensure that consumers get the very best service, CollegeInfoUSA.com collects demographic information, web pages visited and other consumer-volunteered information from sources such as forms, and/or site registrations. CollegeInfoUSA.com' s request forms may require users to give us information such as your name, address, phone number, academic background, e-mail address, date of birth, highest level of education completed, military status, employment status and your desired area of study. This information gathering procedure allows CollegeInfoUSA.com to match you with a school or partner that we feel is best able to fulfill your request. This information also helps CollegeInfoUSA.com in the development or referral of products and services that we believe will meet the continuing needs of our customers. Collected information is used to improve the content of our website, customize the content and/or layout of our website for individual users. Information collected may be used to contact users for marketing purposes as well as route requests to our network of participated schools that offer degree programs, certifications courses, career training and marketing partners that offer similar services. Should you request information from a school(s), such information will be distributed to our the schools participating in our marketing program or marketing partners to allow them to supply you with additional information pertaining to your higher learning needs.
Although this site is intended for the use of adults, and is not of likely interest to children, the forms on this site are capable of collecting online contact information from children who furnish it without prior parental consent or parental notification. Upon discovery that any such information may be supplied by children, such information shall be disregarded and deleted.
CollegeInfoUSA.com offers its users the advantage of personalization on our Web site by using cookies. Web site personalization provides our customers with a more convenient online experience and is at no given time used to track information or retrieve data from your hard drive.
Cookies are pieces of information that a web server may transfer to your computer through your web browser. When this information is stored on your computer, our system is able to recognize your browser and in turn customize web page content for you. We will not use any cookies to retrieve data from your hard drive or obtain sensitive information about you. When a cookie is set, your browser will check it for length, an expiration date, and where it originated. Only CollegeInfoUSA.com can access the cookies that we set. You can decide if and how your computer will accept a cookie by configuring your preferences or options in your browser. However, if you choose to reject cookies, you may not be able to use certain online services or website features on CollegeInfoUSA.com.
CollegeInfoUSA.com understands the importance of security for our consumers. When applicable, we use the latest SSL (Secure Socket Layer) encryption technology to protect sensitive personal or financial information during transmission. This allows your personal information to be submitted in a secure environment while reaching the intended parties. An SSL-capable web browser is needed to support this encryption technology. Netscape Navigator 4.6 or higher, Microsoft's Internet Explorer 4.01, Firefox, Safari or higher will support SSL technology.
Information We Share With Others
Ownership of the Information
Third Party Partner Privacy Policies
Your Acceptance of These Terms
We reserve the right, at our discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of this policy at any time. Please check this page frequently for changes. Your continued use of the CollegeInfoUSA.com site means you accept those changes. You can e-mail us with any further questions you may have.
How to Request Opt Out
Many customers appreciate receiving information and offers about products and services that may be of interest and value to them. However, at CollegeInfoUSA.com, we recognize that it's your choice. If you prefer that we not disclose any nonpublic personal information about you to any nonaffiliated third parties, you may opt out of those disclosures, that is, you may direct us not to make those disclosures (other than disclosures permitted by law). If you do not want us to share any information that you have provided to us or that we have gathered, please let us know by e-mailing us. Please include your name, address, and other identification information and any other applicable information. Your request will apply to any of the information we have obtained in any transaction, such as your request forms. If you have any other questions or concerns regarding your privacy at CollegeInfoUSA.com or wish to opt out of disclosure of your information, you may email our customer service department at info(at)actionbasedmedia.com. It may take 10 days from the time we receive your request to opt out to remove you from our database. Please be aware that you may still receive offers during while your request is being processed.